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Recovering from Heart Disease and Stroke

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Stroke is the leading cause of death and disability, causing premature death and long term disability.

Between one-third and two-thirds of stroke survivors will experience a loss of function in physical, cognitive or communication skills that require some form of rehabilitation.

41.7% of individuals hospitalized for stroke were discharged home, 39.5% were transferred to another facility, while 18.3% died in hospital.  Rehabilitation helps stroke survivors – whether they are discharged home or to another facility – develop the strength and confidence to live as independently as possible.

Home Instead Senior Care is all about the promotion of living independently, especially when a senior returns home from the hospital after a heart attack or stroke. Our CAREGivers can help seniors transitions safely, here’s how:

  • Doctor Appointments: 
    A Home Instead CAREGiver can keep track of the many scheduled appointments; provide transportation to the doctor’s office or rehabilitation facility.
  • Medication Reminders: 
    A Home Instead CAREGiver can help by picking up new prescriptions and refills and overseeing medication reminders.
  • Nutrition Management:
    A Home Instead CAREGiver can help maintain a heart-healthy diet by meal preparation and grocery shopping
  • Excessive Emotional Stress or Depression:
    Stress, depression or even anger can hurt the heart.  A Home Instead Caregiver can be there for companionship and by alerting family members if the client shows signs of depression.
  • Assistance with Daily Routine:
    When you are in pain after surgery, even the smallest tasks around the house can be difficult to accomplish.  A Home Instead CAREGiver can help with housekeeping, assisting with bathing, dressing toileting and/or other services.

If you are interested in learning more about our in Home Care Services for Seniors in the North Peel area please call the Brampton's Home Instead Senior Care office at 905-463-0860 or fill out our inquiry form to request a  a free, no-obligation care consultation.

To learn more about our in-home care services, explore some of these other topics on our site:

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The office of  Home Instead Senior care in Brampton services the following areas: Acton, Alton, Ballinafad, Beeton, Belfountain, Bolton, Boston Mills, Bramalea, Brampton, Caledon, Caledon East, Castlemore, Cheltenham, Churchville, Claireville, Ferndale, Flowertown, Forks of the Credit River, Georgetown, Glen Williams, Hillsburgh, The Grange, Limehouse, Loretto, Malton, Marywood Meadows. Ferndale, New Tecumseth, Norval, Peel Village, Shelburne, Stewarttown, Tottenham, Valleywood, Wildwood

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